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20 Nov, 2014, 13:51 ET Daniel Pearl World Music Days

 The Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org) reported today that this year's World Music Days attracted a global network of more than...


18 Sep, 2014, 10:11 ET Steve Aoki and Pink Martini Join Daniel Pearl World Music Days Honorary Committee

Internationally renowned artists Steve Aoki and Pink Martini have joined the Honorary Committee for the 13th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days,...


20 Aug, 2014, 12:00 ET Harmony for Humanity: Daniel Pearl Foundation Launches 2014 Daniel Pearl World Music Days

 Musicians across the United States and around the world will join together, raise their collective voices and dedicate their art to the legacy...


02 Oct, 2013, 15:51 ET 12th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days is Underway

 This year's 12th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days, a global network of concerts, has just begun and will continue throughout the month of...


02 Oct, 2013, 14:15 ET Daniel Pearl Foundation Appoints Andrew Diamond Interim Executive Director

The Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org) today announced that Andrew R. Diamond, a seasoned executive with extensive experience in the...


29 Aug, 2013, 13:28 ET Daniel Pearl Foundation Announces 12th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days

Throughout the month of October, the 12th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days will take place across the United States and around the world....


25 Sep, 2012, 14:16 ET Daniel Pearl Foundation Announces 11th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days

The 11th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days will take place this October 1-31. During this month-long initiative, musicians and artists from...


09 Apr, 2012, 09:30 ET The Daniel Pearl Foundation Appoints New Executive Director

 The Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org) today announced that veteran journalist Narda Zacchino has been appointed the Foundation's...


02 Nov, 2011, 09:32 ET The 10th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days Sets Record With 2,089 Events in 84 Countries

The Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org) announced today that this October's Daniel Pearl World Music Days set a record with 2,089 events...


03 Oct, 2011, 11:06 ET 10th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days is Now Underway

The 10th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days, a global network of concerts, began this weekend and will continue throughout the month of October....


03 Aug, 2011, 09:00 ET Daniel Pearl Foundation Calls For Musicians to Join the 10th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days

The Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org) today announced the 10th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days (www.danielpearlmusicdays.org)...


01 Nov, 2010, 10:51 ET 9th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days Sets Record with 1,633 Concerts in 83 Countries

Musicians from around the globe, representing every genre, join together each October to celebrate Daniel Pearl World Music Days by dedicating...


01 Oct, 2010, 11:47 ET 9th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days Starts Today

The 9th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days begins today with music events by artists of every genre from every corner of the globe. The global...


01 Sep, 2010, 10:36 ET Dave Koz Joins Daniel Pearl World Music Days Honorary Committee

The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced that Dave Koz, platinum-selling recording artist, radio host, humanitarian and entrepreneur, has joined...


30 Jun, 2010, 11:38 ET Daniel Pearl Foundation Issues Call for Musicians Worldwide to Join in the 9th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days to be Held October 1 - 31

The Daniel Pearl Foundation today issued a call for musicians around the world to join in "Harmony for Humanity" by participating in the 9th Annual...


11 Aug, 2009, 09:56 ET Matisyahu Joins Daniel Pearl World Music Days Honorary Committee

The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced that Matisyahu, the multi-talented music sensation known for blending traditional Jewish themes...


09 Jul, 2009, 12:40 ET 8th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days to be Held October 1-31, 2009

The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced the 8th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days will be held October 1 - 31, 2009. For the past seven...


01 Apr, 2009, 17:51 ET Journalists from Egypt and Pakistan Awarded Daniel Pearl Fellowships - Will Spend Six Months as Working Reporters in U.S. Newsrooms

The Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org) announced today that Mr. Shahzada Ahmed from The News International in Pakistan and Ms. Sherine...


03 Mar, 2009, 15:28 ET Daniel Pearl Foundation Applauds Obama Administration's Decision to Boycott United Nations Conference on Racism

The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced its whole-hearted support for the Obama administration's decision to boycott the World Conference...


12 Nov, 2008, 15:25 ET Daniel Pearl World Music Days Draws a Record Number of Performances With More Than 1,000 Events in 59 Countries During October

The 7th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days, honoring the legacy of murdered journalist and musician Daniel Pearl, brought together an...


19 Aug, 2008, 01:00 ET Alison Krauss Joins Daniel Pearl World Music Days Honorary Committee

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced that Alison Krauss, the legendary country bluegrass fiddler and...


01 May, 2008, 01:00 ET 7th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days to be Held October 1-31, 2008

LOS ANGELES, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced that the 7th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days will be held...


10 Oct, 2007, 01:00 ET President Bush Salutes Daniel Pearl World Music Days For Promoting Tolerance, Understanding and Respect

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Daniel Pearl Foundation today announced that it has received a Presidential Message from President...


02 Oct, 2007, 01:00 ET Musicians Worldwide Heed the Call to 'Harmony for Humanity'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From Mickey Hart's Global Drum Project, composer John Adams with the Baltimore Symphony and...


18 Sep, 2007, 01:00 ET Herbie Hancock and Elton John Featured In Television and Radio PSAs to Promote the Sixth Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jazz legend Herbie Hancock, rock superstar Elton John, classical violinist Ida Haendel and the...